Roots
(DVD)

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Published
New York, NY : A & E Television Networks, [2016].
Physical Desc
3 videodiscs (383 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Rating
Rating: TV14.
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Format
DVD
Language
English
UPC
031398247586

Notes

General Note
Title from web page.
General Note
Based on Alex Haley's best selling novel.
General Note
Originally broadcast as a television mini-series.
General Note
Special feature: Roots: A history revealed.
Creation/Production Credits
Director, Bruce Beresford, Thomas Carter, Phillip Noyce, Mario Van Peebles.
Participants/Performers
Forest Whitaker, Anna Paquin, Laurence Fishburne, Jonathan Rhys-meyers, James Breaux, Newton James Hippolyte Jr.
Description
The gripping story is told through four generations, from the capture of Kunta Kinte in Africa to his transport to Colonial America in brutal conditions through successive generations fighting to win their freedom in the Civil war. Based on Alex Haley2s best-selling novel which has resonated with millions of Americans, it reveals powerful, universal truths about the resilience of the human spirit.
Target Audience
Rating: TV14.
System Details
DVD, widescreen; 5.1 Dolby digital.
Language
English dialogue; English or Spanish subtitles; closed-captioned.
Citations
APA Citation (style guide)

Beresford, B., Whitaker, F., Paquin, A., Fishburne, L., III., Rhys-Meyers, J., & Haley, A. (2016). Roots. New York, NY: A & E Television Networks.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation (style guide)

Bruce, Beresford et al.. 2016. Roots. New York, NY: A & E Television Networks.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities Citation (style guide)

Bruce, Beresford et al., Roots. New York, NY: A & E Television Networks, 2016.

MLA Citation (style guide)

Beresford, Bruce,, et al. Roots. New York, NY: A & E Television Networks, 2016. DVD.

Note! Citation formats are based on standards as of July 2010. Citations contain only title, author, edition, publisher, and year published. Citations should be used as a guideline and should be double checked for accuracy.
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